Shearman & Sterling Advises Underwriters in Ford Motor Credit Company’s $2.0 Billion Notes Offering
Shearman & Sterling LLP represented the underwriters for whom Barclays Capital Inc., BNP Paribas Securities Corp., Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Mizuho Securities USA Inc., and Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC acted as representatives in connection with Ford Motor Credit Company LLC’s offering of its $1,300,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 3.157% Notes due August 4, 2020 and $700,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 4.134% Notes due August 4, 2025.
Ford Motor Credit Company is an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of Ford Motor Company, one of the world’s largest producers of cars and trucks. Ford Credit offers a wide variety of automotive financing products to and through automotive dealers throughout the world. The predominant share of Ford Credit’s business consists of financing Ford vehicles and supporting Ford’s dealers.
The net proceeds from the sale of the securities will be added to the general funds of Ford Credit and will be available for the purchase of receivables, for loans and for use in connection with the retirement of debt.
The Shearman & Sterling team was led by partner Lisa Jacobs (New York-Capital Markets) and associate Robert Giannattasio (New York-Corporate).